|The Front Page - The Caddo Company|
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0021890/ There's nothing like an original !!! Hildy Johnson (Pat O'Brien), newspaper reporter, is engaged to Peggy Grant and planning to move to New York for a higher paying advertising job. The court press room is full of lame reporters who invent stories as much as write them. All are waiting to cover the hanging of Earl Williams. When Williams escapes from the inept Sheriff, Hildy seizes the opportunity by using his $260 honeymoon money to payoff an insider and get...
Keywords: Pat O'Brien; Adolphe Menjou; Ben Hecht; newspapers; comedy; pdmovies
Downloads: 43,858 (2 reviews)
|We Will Never Die: Ben Hecht & Kurt Weill - WA4CZD|
1944 NBC broadcast of the Ben Hecht & Kurt Weill Holocaust "dramatic pageant" We Will Never Die. Live from the Hollywood Bowl. The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum has a couple web pages about this production: "Kurt Weill and We Will Never Die" http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10007047 "We Will Never Die: Shattering the Silence Surrounding the Holocaust" http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10007036 The program had a cast of 1,000 and among them: Edward G...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; World War II; 1944; WWII; Holocaust; Old Time Radio; The Shoah; Ben Hecht; Billy Rose; Ernst Lubitsch; Kurt Weill; Edward G Robinson; Edward Arnold; Joan Leslie; John Garfield; Paul Henreid
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|Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 015 - Various|
Librivox recording of LibriVox Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 015 by Various Authors. Read by LibriVox Volunteers. A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The essays, speeches and reports included in this collection were independently selected by the readers, and the topics encompass history, government, military history, science, philosophy, sports, nature and religion. (summary by J...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; nonfiction; essays; speeches; sports; philosophy; history; government; religion; nature; science; Christopher Columbus; Thomas Jefferson; John Adams; Benjamin Franklin; Ben Hecht; George W. Foote; M. B. Synge; Charles Bradlaugh; Robert Louis Stevenson
|Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 018 - Various|
LibriVox recording of Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 019 by Various Authors. Read by LibriVox Volunteers. A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The selections included in this collection were independently chosen by the readers, and the topics encompass law, history, science, travel, philosophy, war, nature and religion. (summary by J. M. Smallheer) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if avail...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; nonfiction; essays; philosophy; copyright; religion; history; Alice Paul; science; Gregor Mendel; genetics; Benjamin Franklin; travel; San Diego; Chattanooga; nature; plants; David Hume; Benito Mussolini; Fascism; Samuel Butler, Swami Vivekananda; Mark Twain, Rudyard Kipling; Ben Hecht; Edward Gibbon; Boy Scout Law; Smedley Butler